Enhanced endocytosis by aging chondrocytes and fibroblasts

R. P. Edwards, H. I. Georgescu, C. H. Evans

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We have compared the uptake of latex beads by cultures of old and young chondrocytes and fibroblasts. In each case, their phagocytic rates increased with cellular age.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-190
Number of pages6
JournalExperimental Gerontology
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Aging
  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Endocrinology
  • Cell Biology


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